The prestigious appointment places PLVision, an official member of the Linux Foundation and the SONiC and DentOS projects, in a key role on the SONiC Governing Board, alongside representatives from global companies like Google, Microsoft, Intel, NVIDIA, Cisco, Marvell, Broadcom, DELL, and Alibaba. 

PLVision, a custom software product development company specializing in open networking, is proud to announce that their Lead Solutions Architect Taras Chornyi, has been elected as the General Member Governing Board Representative for the SONiC project.  

Taras’s election recognizes PLVision’s significant contributions to the growth and promotion of SONiC. Through their SONiC Core initiative, PLVision seeks to accelerate the adoption of Community SONiC, enabling organizations to leverage its benefits in the Tier 2 DC, Enterprise, and Edge markets. 

Taras is a highly skilled and experienced professional with extensive experience in open-source communities. He has been instrumental in driving PLVision’s initiatives in the SONiC domain, showing an exemplary commitment to open collaboration. In addition, Taras leads the DENT Project Features Working Group.  

As a Governing Board Representative, Taras will advocate for the interests of all companies within the General Member category of the SONiC community. With his deep understanding of SONiC and DentOS, Linux Foundation projects, and Network Operating Systems in general, he brings valuable insights to the challenges and opportunities faced by the SONiC community. He will offer a fresh perspective, strategic thinking, and dedication to the growth and success of SONiC. 

“It is a great honor to have been elected to join such a prominent group of technology leaders,” Taras Chornyi said. “I am dedicated to representing the interests of the General Members of the SONiC project, and I hope that my skills and expertise will contribute to advancing SONiC and fostering networking innovation.”

About PLVision

PLVision is a software product development company focused on open networking with a proven track record of serving enterprise-class customers since 2007. By carefully crafting product functionality based on end user needs, PLVision delivers cutting-edge custom networking software using open source (SONiC, DASH, DentOS) as our foundation for innovation. We empower the business success of our customers – including switch silicon and hardware vendors, service providers, and enterprises – and strive to impact the world by broadening access to networks. Learn more about PLVision at